Local students participate in Goshen College Women's World Music Choir
GOSHEN, Ind. — Approximately 70 students are members of the 2013-14 Goshen College Women's World Music Choir, including Laura Hochstetler of Wellman and Ida Short of Kalona. The goals of the choir are to discover and perform spiritual music of many cultures, both national and international, focusing particularly on indigenous cultures. Directed by Debra Brubaker, professor of music, the choir highlights the role of women in diverse cultures, celebrating the unique spirit, faith and energy that women bring to the world as creators and sustainers of life and art.
Short, a junior art major, is a member of the Goshen College Chamber Choir for the 2013-14 school year. Chamber Choir is an auditioned group of 39 students performing secular and sacred music from the Medieval through Modern periods.